ADHD-Student-Focus-Ideas...Teacher Helpline: How How Can I Help to Refocus a Student With ADHD? ideas for keeping students focused and engaged until the last day of school. Here’s what they had to say:
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My new excuse for why I'm bad at math: math anxiety is real, and it has a neurological basis; brain scans show increased activity in the amygdala and the hippocampus regions of the brain for children with high math anxiety confronted with mathematics problems to solve. Fear of math also lead to differences in performance with these children solving problems slower and with less accuracy.